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OLD MASTERS

Old Masters (1955)

A group of artists work on reproductions of various Old Masters so everyone can...

CEMENT MERMAIDS aka MODEL MERMAIDS - CP 033

Cement Mermaids AKA Model Mermaids - Cp 033 (1955)

Absolutely wonderful sexy statues made by...

YEMENITE EMBROIDERY also in CP 029

Yemenite Embroidery Also In Cp 029 (1955)

Traditional embroidery techniques are shown - ornate silver...

BALDNESS TREATMENT aka CURLY BOYS CLUB - CP 030

Baldness Treatment AKA Curly Boys Club - Cp 030 (1955)

A new cure for baldness is demonstrated -...

TIGER BALM GARDENS also in CP 031

Tiger Balm Gardens Also In Cp 031 (1955)

An exploration of the famous Tiger Balm Gardens in...

STAINED GLASS WINDOWS

Stained Glass Windows (1955)

Various processes involved in the creation of stained glass windows are...

SARIS

Saris (1955)

Miss Manil Wearakoon demonstrates how to wear a Sari - she has a large collection.

SWIMSUITS

Swimsuits (1955)

Nice footage of a swimwear designer trying out some new ideas with glamorous girls.

LADY WITH LION PET aka TAME LION - CP 071

Lady With Lion Pet AKA Tame Lion - Cp 071 (1955)

Scenes in the garden with Mrs Helen Farrar and her...

JUDO SCHOOL aka JUDO GIRLS and JUDO DEBS - CP 066

Judo School AKA Judo Girls And Judo Debs - Cp 066 (1956)

Fantastic footage of girl Judo exponents...

FLOWERS aka FLOWER COLLARS

Flowers AKA Flower Collars (1955)

Fabulous story about decorating the hair and body with flowers -...

CARPETS beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Carpets Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1955)

Michael Denison and Dulcie Gray choose...

CANDLES

Candles (1955)

Modern coloured and ornamental candles are seen along with various candle holders.

VICTORIAN NIGHTIES

Victorian Nighties (1955)

Various night-gowns are modelled - they are styled in the fashion of the...

COFFEE HOUSE

Coffee House (1955)

Great footage of a groovy coffee house in Kensington.

HAIR STYLES beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Hair Styles Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1955)

The remarkable hairstylist...

JEWELLED STOCKINGS

Jewelled Stockings (1955)

Fabulous footage of bejewelled stockings being made and modelled.

PORCELAIN aka ORIENTAL PORCELAIN and ORIENTAL CRAFTS

Porcelain AKA Oriental Porcelain And Oriental Crafts (1955)

Various examples of antique oriental...

FLAGS

Flags (1955)

Brightly coloured flags are made in a workshop in Southwark.

DOLLS

Dolls (1955)

Dorothy Sheare dresses dolls in period costume.

FANS

Fans (1955)

The "language of the fan" is described and demonstrated.

NIGHTWEAR

Nightwear (1955)

Nightwear designer Kay Keystone seeks inspiration from the Victorian age - nighties are...

PARTY EARRINGS

Party Earrings (1955)

Fabulous and bizarre earrings are modelled in a shop in Soho called "Going Gay".

BEACH AND TENNIS WEAR

Beach And Tennis Wear (1955)

Sensational sportswear designed by Teddy Tinling is modelled by glamour...

SPECTACLES

Spectacles (1955)

Glorious 1950s specs are modelled - some truly fabulous designs.

GLASS CRAFT

Glass Craft (1955)

A novel method of making decorative pictures from tiny pieces of glass.

CLOWNS CLUB

Clowns Club (1955)

Face make-up of clowns is recorded on eggshells to avoid duplications or copying.

CEREMONIAL SWORDS

Ceremonial Swords (1955)

Various processes involved in making ornate swords are illustrated.

FEATHER HATS

Feather Hats (1955)

Processes involved in the intricate technique of making feather covered hats.

CHILD SKATER beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Child Skater Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1955)

Susan Gregory a five year old...

FLOWERS FOR THE HOME

Flowers For The Home (1955)

Unusual flower arrangements incorporating fruit and vegetables are shown.

HAIR FLASHES

Hair Flashes (1955)

Totally fabulous footage of two glamour girls demonstrating coloured hair pieces - I...

BOY PILOT

Boy Pilot (1955)

15 year old pilots a plane at Southend Airport.

FABRIC PAINTING aka FABRIC PRINTING

Fabric Painting AKA Fabric Printing (1955)

A group of women make groovy textiles at the Hampstead...

TEA POTS aka TEAPOTS

Tea Pots AKA Teapots (1955)

Lots of lovely tea pots at the London Tea Centre.

SPOONS

Spoons (1955)

Large spoon collection in London is presented for the camera.

WAISTCOAT CLUB aka WAISTCOATS FOR WOMEN

Waistcoat Club AKA Waistcoats For Women (1955)

Some glorious waistcoats are modelled - club members...

LEATHER FAIR

Leather Fair (1955)

Nifty new handbags, suitcases and leather devices are shown - couple of great novelty...

CLAY PIPES

Clay Pipes (1955)

A husband and wife team make thousands of clay pipes a week in their garden shed.

DOLL'S HOUSE aka DOLLS HOUSE

Doll's House AKA Dolls House (1955)

Various miniature pieces of furniture decorate an antique doll's...

AFRICAN DANCING aka NATIVE DANCING FROM UGANDA

African Dancing AKA Native Dancing From Uganda (1955)

Traditional dancing of the Acholi tribe in...

TELEPATHIC TWINS

Telepathic Twins (1955)

Great little story about John and Jim Cramp - three year old twins who look,...

NEWBOROUGH HATS

Newborough Hats (1955)

Wonderful posing in all manner of extravagant hats - good for showing the vanity...

NORMAN WISDOM

Norman Wisdom (1955)

Norman Wisdom and his son pose for a photograph to be used on the cover of...

COLOURS FOR SLIMMING

Colours For Slimming (1955)

Larger women are advised not to wear bright red frocks - more "slimming"...

CHARACTER JUGS

Character Jugs (1955)

Processes involved in making Toby Jugs - Long John Silver is model focused upon.

GLOBE MAKING

Globe Making (1955)

Processes involved in making geographical globes.

SEWING MACHINE

Sewing Machine (1955)

Model Patti Morgan runs up a sexy sun suit on her new electric sewing machine.

BULGARIAN DANCERS

Bulgarian Dancers (1955)

A troupe of dancers perform some traditional Bulgarian folk dances in the park.

PORCELAIN FIGURES

Porcelain Figures (1955)

A valuable collection of Russian porcelain is displayed for the Pathe camera.